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Maynard's

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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685 Excelsior Blvd, Excelsior, MN 55331-1934
+1 952-470-1800
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11:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 23:00
Mon - Wed 11:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We always have great food at Maynards. Right on the water for inside or outside dining. You can visit by car or docking for your boat.

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Thank Tommy D
Shorewood, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wait times can be long in the summer to sit on the deck yet worth the wait. Food choices are familiar with occasional changes to the menu. Happy hour menu is satisfying. Frannie's Salad is my go to.

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Thank PattiCakes28
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met friends at 11:30 for Sunday brunch. We were seated right away. I did make reservations the night before. Very good food! Nice salad/fruit to start at the buffet. The hot buffet had a wide variety of food. Great flavors! Very good wild rice soup too. The waitress was very attentive. We were served an amazing ice cream on an... More 

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Thank sadieh923
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a most enjoyable dining experience. The food was excellent and our server, Jesse, was extremely attentive and pleasant. The next morning, I discovered that I had left my hat at the restaraunt. I called, and Holly not only located my hat, but volunteered to personally drop by the post office to mail it to Missouri.... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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302 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We love the steak bites and waffle fries. It's such a great value at happy hour. We had prompt, friendly service and the food was hot and tasty! What more can you ask for?

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Thank Beth P
Minneapolis
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

The menu has something for everyone. Food ids always very good and the prices are fair. During the summer this places rocks due to the outside deck right on lake Minnetonka.

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Thank RGCCgolfer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

By far the best service I've had out of every restaurant I have ate at. Nikki was our waitress and she took very good care of us. Could not have asked for a better experience here. The food was great too. Thanks again Nikki for the best service ever.

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Thank Andrew D
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

Maynard's is right on Lake Minnetonka. You can eat inside and outside on either the deck or on the dock. It's our family favorite for get together or celebrations. It has a widely varied menu from salads, sandwiches, burgers and entrees.

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Thank Z8560YJmaryt
California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here. Food was very good and rather reasonable. The Reuben was delicious. The view of the lake, even snow covered was delightful. Will be back when visiting area again.

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Thank Alan K
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Took daughter and my 2 little grandsons out for lunch. Everything was wonderful. Had firecracker shrimp and smoked chicken panini. Very good. And they were very good with children. Wouldnt recommend 2yrs olds during busy time.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Valet Parking, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 685 Excelsior Blvd, Excelsior, MN 55331-1934
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Excelsior
  • Phone Number: +1 952-470-1800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?